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Dr. Prashant Hegde

Dr. Prashant Hegde

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship in Gastroenterology

General Surgeon

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Laparoscopic Surgeon

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Gastroenterologist

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17 Years Experience Overall  (15 years as specialist)

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Has post masters in general surgery & has undergone the following trainingFellowship in surgical gastro from NIMS. Trained in minimal invasive surgery. Underwent advanced gynaec laparoscopy training under Dr. Hafeez, Sunshine Hospital, Cochin- Kerala. Laparoscopic hernia training at AIIMS, New Delhi. Advanced laparoscopy training in Germany.Worked at NIMS, Hyderabad for 6 years before he set up his ot at Hegde Hospital & Hegde Nursing Home with all latest equipment to ensure quicker surgeries, best results and minimal risk to patients. A dedicated surgeon with experience to deal with all types of complications.Also undergone advanced training from Germany for laparoscopy using latest instruments.Also undergone advanced training in gynaec - laparoscopic surgeries and has been carrying out procedures regularly - including total laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic myomectomy and advanced endometriosis and ovarian cystectomies.

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Madhapur, Hyderabad

Hegde Hospital

4.5

67/68, Vittalrao Nagar, Landmark: Karachi Bakery Lane & Opposite Pizza Hut, Hyderabad

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+ 11

Mon - Sun

10:00 - 02:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a general surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.

Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?

A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.

Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?

A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.

Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery

Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?

A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.

Awards and Recognitions

Topper Fellowship in Surgical Gastro at NIMS - 2008

Education

MBBS - J.S.S Medical College, Mysore, 2001
MS - General Surgery - Jagadguru Jayadeva Murugarajendra Medical College (JJMMC), 2005
Fellowship in Gastroenterology - Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, 2008

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Experience

2014 - 2016 Consultant at Hegde Hospital Madhapur
2010 - 2014 Fellowship in Surgical Gastroenterology at NIMS
2006 - 2010 Registrar in Surgical Gastroenterology at NIMS

Registrations

69690 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 2011
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